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Latitude: 50.4133 / 50°24'47"N
Longitude: -4.6766 / 4°40'35"W
OS Eastings: 209926
OS Northings: 60469
OS Grid: SX099604
Mapcode National: GBR N4.RBK8
Mapcode Global: FRA 172Y.RW7
Entry Name: Badger Run About 15 Metres South East of Delancy
Listing Date: 28 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137932
English Heritage Legacy ID: 70806
Location: Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22
Civil Parish: Lostwithiel
Built-Up Area: Lostwithiel
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Lanlivery
Church of England Diocese: Truro
LOSTWITHIEL BODMIN HILL, Lostwithiel
SX 06 SE
3/256 Badger run about 15 metres south
- east of Delancy
Badger run. Late C19. Wrought iron.
Circular plan, with tunnel entrance to front; the badger would be put in the run, and the dog sent up the tunnel, which is about 25 metres long.
Wrought iron cage with conical top, hinged door on the slope to front and rear, and trap door in the side. The tunnel is covered by slate.
The badger run was used for training dogs in badger-baiting.
Listing NGR: SX0992660469
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